Abbas to give a speech in Gaza

Abbas to give a speech in Gaza

Fatah and Hamas agree to hold anti-sovereignty event in the Gaza Strip, in which PA chairman will speak.Dalit Halevi, 7/21/2020, 1:06 AM
Abbas calls for release of terrorist who contracted COVID-19

Abbas calls for release of terrorist who contracted COVID-19

PA chairman calls for an “international campaign” for immediate release of Fatah terrorist who is suffering from cancer and coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2020, 5:43 AM
Abbas: We're willing to resume talks if Israel cancels sovereignty

Abbas: We're willing to resume talks if Israel cancels sovereignty

PA chairman says he is ready to resume stalled peace talks but only if Israel stops its plan to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 7/15/2020, 6:09 AM
Abbas adviser: 'Collusion' between US and Israel must be exposed

Abbas adviser: 'Collusion' between US and Israel must be exposed

PA chairman's adviser Nabil Shaath says Arabs are ready to confront any "Israeli annexation".Elad Benari, 7/3/2020, 6:36 AM
Abbas: Any Israeli application of sovereignty is 'null and void'

Abbas: Any Israeli application of sovereignty is 'null and void'

PA chairman: If Israel implements sovereignty plan, it will have to undertake its responsibilities over the area.Elad Benari, 6/25/2020, 5:01 AM
State Department: Abbas inconsistent on commitment to non-violence

State Department: Abbas inconsistent on commitment to non-violence

Annual US State Department report says PA chairman has failed to consistently maintain a stance regarding non-violence.Elad Benari, 6/25/2020, 3:07 AM
ANALYSIS: Massive corruption in Gaza and Palestinian Authority exposed

ANALYSIS: Massive corruption in Gaza and Palestinian Authority exposed

A whistleblower hands over secret files documenting widespread corruption at the top in the PA, while Gazans video the real situation there.Yochanan Visser, 6/20/2020, 9:18 PM
PA lies to International Criminal Court

PA lies to International Criminal Court

PA submits text of speech given by Abbas leaving out part where he talks about paying terrorists, a war crime.Gary Willig, 6/17/2020, 4:22 PM
Abbas to discuss response to Israeli sovereignty

Abbas to discuss response to Israeli sovereignty

PA chairman to convene senior leadership to discuss response to an Israeli move to apply sovereignty in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 6/2/2020, 5:09 AM
Defense Minister Benny Gantz orders military preparations for sovereignty

Defense Minister Benny Gantz orders military preparations for sovereignty

IDF Chief of Staff instructed to expedite military preparations for coming political steps, even appointing project manager on his behalf.Mordechai Sones, 6/1/2020, 6:33 PM
'Abbas has no answer to Israel applying sovereignty'

'Abbas has no answer to Israel applying sovereignty'

Arab affairs commentator Yoni Ben Menachem explains that the PA threats against Israel are not serious.Nitsan Keidar, 6/1/2020, 5:13 AM
Does Abbas realize his speech gave Israel responsibility for Judea and Samaria?

Does Abbas realize his speech gave Israel responsibility for Judea and Samaria?

A close reading of Abbas' latest diatribe has him turning over of the rule of Judea and Samaria to Israel. Is he aware of that gaffe? Op-ed.David Singer, 5/27/2020, 1:36 PM
Expert: The Palestinians need the security coordination more than Israel

Expert: The Palestinians need the security coordination more than Israel

Prof. Efraim Inbar explains why the PA will not go through with its threat to end security coordination with Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 5/25/2020, 5:57 AM
PA discusses cancellation of Oslo Accords

PA discusses cancellation of Oslo Accords

PA cabinet holds emergency meeting to discuss implementation of Abbas' decision to renounce Oslo Accords and security coordination.Dalit Halevi, 5/21/2020, 6:01 AM
'Abbas won't actually cut ties to Israel over sovereignty plan'

'Abbas won't actually cut ties to Israel over sovereignty plan'

PA chief renounced all agreements with Israel - Israeli officials say the move is a bluff, but PA security leaders say its no joke.David Rosenberg, 5/20/2020, 9:58 AM
Abbas renounces agreements with Israel and US

Abbas renounces agreements with Israel and US

PA chairman declares an end to the agreements and understandings signed with Israel and the US in response to Israel's sovereignty plans.Elad Benari, 5/19/2020, 11:21 PM
New PA campaign: The rock is the weapon

New PA campaign: The rock is the weapon

PA launches new campaign following murder of IDF soldier, calls for the use of rocks to attack Israelis.Nitsan Keidar, 5/14/2020, 5:38 AM
Abbas: We'll take the 'proper measures' in response to Israeli sovereignty

Abbas: We'll take the 'proper measures' in response to Israeli sovereignty

PA chairman warns that measures will be taken against Israel and the US if Israel applies sovereignty over parts of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/9/2020, 1:50 AM
Abbas: Annexation will lead to cancellation of Oslo Accords

Abbas: Annexation will lead to cancellation of Oslo Accords

PA chairman threatens to cancel all agreements with Israel if it declares an intention to annex territories in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 5/5/2020, 6:45 AM
Abbas extends coronavirus state of emergency

Abbas extends coronavirus state of emergency

PA chairman extends the state of emergency announced to curb the spread of COVID-19 for another month.Elad Benari, 5/5/2020, 4:04 AM
Seven threats facing Israel and how Israel can fight back

Seven threats facing Israel and how Israel can fight back

There is much strength in public activism and you can help bring about change. David Bedein, 4/28/2020, 4:59 PM
Abbas: If Israel annexes any land - all agreements will be cancelled

Abbas: If Israel annexes any land - all agreements will be cancelled

PA chairman says agreements with Israel and the US will be "absolutely null" if Israel annexes any part of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 4/23/2020, 6:49 AM
Abbas extends state of emergency over coronavirus

Abbas extends state of emergency over coronavirus

PA chairman extends state of emergency for another 30 days due to spread of COVID-19.Elad Benari, 4/3/2020, 6:01 AM
Abbas: The risk from coronavirus is at a minimum

Abbas: The risk from coronavirus is at a minimum

PA chairman says that despite lack of resources, the government is doing all it can to protect the people.Elad Benari, 3/20/2020, 5:56 AM
President Rivlin to Abbas: Cooperation is vital

President Rivlin to Abbas: Cooperation is vital

President speaks with PA chairman about corona crisis and its effects on the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2020, 8:05 PM
Abbas declares state of emergency over coronavirus

Abbas declares state of emergency over coronavirus

PA chairman declares 30-day state of emergency after coronavirus cases reported in Bethlehem.Elad Benari, 3/6/2020, 5:11 AM
Abbas backs work of committee for maintaining contacts with Israel

Abbas backs work of committee for maintaining contacts with Israel

PA chairman commends committee that is liaising with left-wing parties in Israel to persuade them of the Palestinians' desire for peace.Dalit Halevi, 2/25/2020, 5:44 AM
Olmert files request to have his criminal record expunged

Olmert files request to have his criminal record expunged

The former Prime Minister recently expressed a desire to return to political life, meeting PA Chairman Abbas to slam Trump's peace planEitan Divinsky, 2/18/2020, 3:17 PM
Abbas speaks to Merkel, reiterates opposition to 'Deal of the Century'

Abbas speaks to Merkel, reiterates opposition to 'Deal of the Century'

PA chairman urges German Chancellor to back negotiations based on international legitimacy.Elad Benari, 2/18/2020, 6:41 AM
Abbas' adviser: We are committed to peace, but only on our terms

Abbas' adviser: We are committed to peace, but only on our terms

In a conversation with Israeli journalists, Nabil Abu Rudeineh says Palestinians want peace but cannot find a partner.Nitsan Keidar, Ramallah, 2/17/2020, 12:04 AM
Olmert, Abbas and pay-for-slay

Olmert, Abbas and pay-for-slay

Ehud Olmert met with Mahmoud Abbas - and said, unbelievably, that the PA leader fights terrorism. In that case, let him start by ending pay-for-slay. Moshe Phillips, 2/15/2020, 10:06 PM
Anti-Semitic Fatah tweet removed

Anti-Semitic Fatah tweet removed

Strategic Affairs Minister: While Abbas talks about peace at the UN his party posts nauseating hatred of Jews.Yoni Kempinski, 2/12/2020, 3:17 PM
Netanyahu: 'This is a low point in history of State of Israel'

Netanyahu: 'This is a low point in history of State of Israel'

PM: 'Gantz has no government without Ahmad Tibi, and Ahmed Tibi will do whatever Abbas tells him.'Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 10:16 PM
Ambassador Danny Danon on Olmert: 'Diplomatic terrorism'

Ambassador Danny Danon on Olmert: 'Diplomatic terrorism'

'On the same day Abbas failed in his attempt to condemn US and Israel in Security Council, Olmert is endorsing Abbas.'Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 10:08 PM
Mahmoud Abbas, former Israeli PM Olmert brief reporters

Mahmoud Abbas, former Israeli PM Olmert brief reporters

Former PM and PA Chairman make joint statement to journalists hours after Abbas' speech in Security Council.Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 9:39 PM
PA Chairman Abbas calls Trump Mideast initiative 'full of holes like Swiss cheese'

PA Chairman Abbas calls Trump Mideast initiative 'full of holes like Swiss cheese'

PA Chairman to Security Council: 'Trump proposal perpetuates Israel's apartheid regime, rewards for occupation crimes.'Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 6:11 PM
PA withdraws request for UN vote on US Mideast plan: diplomats

PA withdraws request for UN vote on US Mideast plan: diplomats

Resolution risked not having nine out of 15 votes in its favor, minimum required to adopt provided there is no veto by permanent member.AFP - Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2020, 7:35 PM
Abbas planning 'diplomatic intifada' against Trump peace plan

Abbas planning 'diplomatic intifada' against Trump peace plan

PA chairman to present alternative peace plan in speech at the UN this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 3:55 AM
Abbas: This won't be the last campaign

Abbas: This won't be the last campaign

PA chairman calls to "act wisely and fight the occupation through peaceful demonstrations".Dalit Halevi, 2/7/2020, 5:31 AM
Abbas and Olmert to publicly oppose US peace plan

Abbas and Olmert to publicly oppose US peace plan

Kushner responds to report that PA chairman and former PM will publicly oppose "Deal of the Century": I find it almost pathetic.Elad Benari, 2/7/2020, 12:01 AM
Netanyahu: Abbas, these attacks will not help you

Netanyahu: Abbas, these attacks will not help you

PM Netanyahu responds to recent terror attacks, blames PA chairman for violence, and vows to protect borders with or without Abbas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 6:47 PM
Abbas to push for UN resolution condemning 'Deal of the Century'

Abbas to push for UN resolution condemning 'Deal of the Century'

PA chairman will travel to the United Nations next week to push for Security Council resolution condemning Trump's peace proposals.Elad Benari, 2/6/2020, 4:13 AM
Zarif to Abbas: We reject the 'Deal of the Century'

Zarif to Abbas: We reject the 'Deal of the Century'

Iran’s Foreign Minister speaks to PA chairman, reiterates Iran's firm position which supports Palestinians' rights to a state.Elad Benari, 2/5/2020, 5:15 AM
Abbas: We will not accept only 11% of the land

Abbas: We will not accept only 11% of the land

PA chairman says US peace plan is unacceptable as it gives Palestinians very little territory of their "state".Dalit Halevi, 2/4/2020, 5:01 AM
Greenblatt criticizes Abbas: Time for the truth!

Greenblatt criticizes Abbas: Time for the truth!

Former US Middle East Envoy rips Abbas for criticizing Trump peace plan meant to create better future for Palestinian Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2020, 3:29 AM
UN Security Council to convene to discuss 'Deal of the Century'

UN Security Council to convene to discuss 'Deal of the Century'

UN Security Council to discuss Trump's peace plan the week of February 10. PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas will attend.Nitsan Keidar, 2/2/2020, 2:58 AM
Abbas: Trump told me he agrees with a two-state solution, pre-1967 borders

Abbas: Trump told me he agrees with a two-state solution, pre-1967 borders

PA Chairman Abbas says he rejects 'deal of the century' 'outright,' refused to speak with Pres. Trump, and has cut ties with Israel and US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2020, 7:31 PM
Abbas to complain to UN about Trump peace plan

Abbas to complain to UN about Trump peace plan

PA chairman to submit resolution to UN Security Council against 'Deal of the Century.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 10:45 PM
Abbas threatens: We will cancel security cooperation

Abbas threatens: We will cancel security cooperation

PA chairman warns Netanyahu PA will not tolerate Israeli acceptance of Trump's 'Deal of the Century,' will not feel bound by Oslo Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 8:44 PM
Abbas: Trump's 'conspiracy deal' will not pass

Abbas: Trump's 'conspiracy deal' will not pass

PA leader rejects outright US peace plan, says 'Jerusalem is not for sale.'Gary Willig, 1/28/2020, 9:53 PM
PA President calls Trump 'Dog, son of a B**ch'

PA President calls Trump 'Dog, son of a B**ch'

Orders PA security forces not to interfere with 'clashes' nor to arrive to conflict zones.Mordechai Sones, 1/27/2020, 7:16 PM
Prince Charles sad over Palestinian Arab suffering

Prince Charles sad over Palestinian Arab suffering

Prince Charles visits Bethlehem, meets PA chairman, and calls for "just and lasting peace" in the Middle East.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/24/2020, 10:37 PM
Abbas meets Putin: A friend of the Palestinian people

Abbas meets Putin: A friend of the Palestinian people

PA chairman hosts Russian President, praises the positive and effective role Russia has played in the region.Elad Benari, 1/24/2020, 6:45 AM
PA furious at Trump peace plan

PA furious at Trump peace plan

Palestinian Authority warns Israel, US not to cross 'red lines' after Netanyahu, Gantz invited to White House.Dalit Halevy, 1/23/2020, 10:48 PM
Abbas asks France to recognize 'Palestine'

Abbas asks France to recognize 'Palestine'

PA chairman meets French President Macron, expresses hope that France and other European countries will recognize a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 1/23/2020, 5:20 AM
Abbas sends angry message to Israel over deduction of funds

Abbas sends angry message to Israel over deduction of funds

PA chairman sends envoy to convey anger to Netanyahu after cabinet decides to deduct 149 million shekels from PA tax revenues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2020, 6:37 AM
Abbas supporters celebrate in Gaza City

Abbas supporters celebrate in Gaza City

Thousands of supporters of Abbas' Fatah movement hold rare gathering in Gaza to mark the group’s 55th anniversary.Elad Benari, 1/2/2020, 5:03 AM